The Smiling Tiger: Think Twice About the Production of Correspondence With the Iowa DIA

2022-12-13T16:49:59-06:00December 13th, 2022|LDM MedMal Forum|

I have had countless Plaintiffs’ attorneys ask for various forms of evidence involving interactions between the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals (DIA) and our client. And why wouldn’t they? The Iowa DIA works together with hospitals and medical providers to produce the best possible healthcare. Their inspections and subsequent findings are intended to find areas of improvement, not to identify breaches in the standard of care. To dig-up evidence [...]